Table 1

Carotid intima-media thickness in pediatric-onset systemic lupus erythematosus

Falaschi and colleagues [19]

Bowser and colleagues [18]

Huang and colleagues [20]

Schanberg and colleagues [22]

Boros and colleagues [17]


Pediatric-onset systemic lupus erythematosus

Number

26

19

76

221

31

Age (years)

17.1 ± 4.4

16.9 ± 2.3

15.0 ± 3.5

15.7 ± 2.6

15.3 ± 1.9

Disease duration (years)

5.5 ± 3.4

3.2 ± 2.5

2.6 ± 2.5

2.6 ± 2.4

2.6 ± 0.3

CIMT (mm)

0.57 ± 0.05

0.48 ± 0.049

0.63 ± 0.08

0.59 ± 0.05

Right, -0.12a; left, -0.10a

Controls

Number

26

15

38

None

60

Age (years)

Matched

16.7 ± 2.1

16.4 ± 3.9

None

15.9 ± 1.9

CIMT (mm)

0.54 ± 0.03

0.454 ± 0.041

0.54 ± 0.06

None

-


Values presented as mean ± standard deviation unless otherwise specified. CIMT, carotid intima-media thickness. az-score.

Barsalou et al. Arthritis Research & Therapy 2013 15:212   doi:10.1186/ar4212